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Sunday, August 7, 2011 -- Morgantown, WV / Gene's Place, South Park
Gene's Run For Special Olympics WV - MAGP #8 (iPO Event Id#: 13349)

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2011 Registration

    Print your [ Entry Form ] or download [ PDF Form ]

    Race day registration will be at 5:30 p.m. in the parking lot at the corner of Wilson Avenue and Green Street.

25th Annual, Inspiring Greatness

Genes Race photo by JR Petsko
Fun summer event for everyone!
Successfully overcoming the challenge of a combination of summer heat and a rolling course will reward finishers with free suds, soft drinks and fruit, courtesy of Gene's, Place as well as the satisfaction of running for a good cause.

Enjoy the atmosphere of one of the last great neighborhood bars that serves outstanding chili dogs! Random prize drawing for all registered runners and walkers.


Gene's Place & Beer Garden
461 Wilson Avenue
Morgantown, WV 26501

[Google Map]
Take exit 4 off I-68, west on Rt. 7 to Morgantown and follow the signs.

4-Mile Run and Fun Walk

    Open to everyone. Run starts at 7:00 PM and the walk immediately after. All participants will receive a FREE T-SHIRT, but only pre-registered entrants guaranteed one on race day.

    Runners Overall Awards - 1st, 2nd, 3rd for Male and Female.

    Runners Age Group Awards

    All trophies donated by Champion Trophy and Awards! The number of awards for both male and female runners are indicated below in parenthesis following each age category:

    10& U (1) 30-34 (3) 55-59 (3)
    11-14 (2) 35-39 (3) 60-64 (3)
    15-19 (3) 40-44 (3) 65-69 (3)
    20-24 (3) 45-49 (3) 70& + (2)
    25-29 (3) 50-54 (3)

    Fun Walk Overall Awards - 1st, 2nd, 3rd for Male and Female.

    Fun Walk Age Group Awards - ONE in each category:
    10 & under, 11-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over

Course // Paved neighborhood streets and one short brick road.

  • Assembly Point: Gene's parking lot, Wilson and Green
  • Start at Green and Arch
  • Continue on Wilson crossing Kingwood, Washington, Ash, Park and Grand
  • Go past Morgantown High School and turn right onto Allison
  • Left onto Wagner from Allison
  • At the end of Wagner turn left onto Dorsey
  • Up Dorsey and turn right onto West Virginia
  • Left onto Leonard
  • Left onto Madison
  • Right onto Hite, continuing through White Park
  • Right on Mississippi to Madigan
  • Madigan to Barrickman
  • Barrickman to Dorsey
  • Return to Gene's, duplicating the starting route.
  • Finish line: Wilson Avenue in front of Gene's at Alley.

* Morgantown Area Grand Prix Series Event *

The Morgantown Area Grand Prix (MAGP) is open to runners only, but walkers can participate in listed races. The series helps local charitable and community service organizations and causes. View races and rules on the 2011 MAGP Series page.

Start Date: 2011-08-07
Event Name: Gene's Run For Special Olympics WV - MAGP #8
Location(s): Morgantown, WV 26501
Gene's Place, South Park
Event Type(s): Run
Event Distance(s): 4mi
Contact(s): Debbie McCord
   Phone: 304-692-5334
Affiliate(s): Morgantown Roadrunners/West Virginia Track Club
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